Canadian Building Construction Investment Is Rising, But It’s Entirely Due To Inflation

Canadian investment in building construction is soaring. Typically the leading indicator would mean a robust real estate market is coming. That may not be the case this time, according to Statistics Canada (Stat Can) data. Once the agency adjusts for inflation, investment in building construction contracts. The entire increase for investment (and then some) have […]

Canadian Real Estate Has Seen Home Building Intentions Rise 44% Above Normal

Canadian real estate has outgrown productive investment, and it’s not slowing down. Statistics Canada (Stat Can) data shows building permits, considered a leading indicator for future building intentions, climbed in November. The growth is entirely attributed to home building, now running 50% above pre-2020. More housing is nice, but Canada is already sinking more investment […]

Canadian Home Building Intentions Are In A Correction After Peaking Earlier This Year

Canadian home sales are falling, and that’s turning into a drag for home building intentions. Statistics Canada (Stat Can) data shows September permit values made a monthly increase. Despite the bump, values are still generally trending lower. Soft housing demand has residential permit values currently in a correction. Canadian Building Construction Investment Is Trending Lower […]